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Candy: A Century of Panic and Pleasure

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Candy: A Century of Panic and Pleasure by Samira KawashReviewed by Loralee Leavitt
Halloween math doesn’t add up. Children trick-or-treat at office parties, church events, and neighborhoods, celebrating Halloween by maximizing candy collection.
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This site actually has a resource page with candy experiement instructions.  I might have my students try a few, this will definitely engage them.

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Where to for SOFA?

The SOFA Statistics project could go in a number of different directions.
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Great find for Statistics Teachers.  Free, easy to use statistical software.  Give it a try, it seems to be much easier than others on the market.  They also have an XLTool for Excel that includes statistical formulas, etc.  

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How to Conduct a Delphi Survey

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Learn how Delphi surveys research is employed, about the purpose of the Delphi survey technique, how it is carried out, and how to analyze results.
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Survey: 54% Of Americans Want Airlines To Ban In-Flight Calls - TechCrunch

Survey: 54% Of Americans Want Airlines To Ban In-Flight Calls - TechCrunch | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
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Survey: 54% Of Americans Want Airlines To Ban In-Flight Calls
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Our CrunchGov poll used Google Surveys and reached 1,578 American adults, with a margin of error -/+2.5%.
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Unplanned (But Controlled) Experiments: The Role of Serendipity

Unplanned (But Controlled) Experiments: The Role of Serendipity | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
Two spacecraft arrive at the Moon at the same time and the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. (How will the Chinese lunar landing in December affect the LADEE mission?
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Experiments in Community Media - Huffington Post

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Experiments in Community Media
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The new magazine is just another in a growing number of experiments, most of them online, funded by local foundations to provide information in their communities.
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Hospital Impact - What if patients designed experience surveys?

Hospital Impact - What if patients designed experience surveys? | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
what will it take for hospitals to be the best run organizations on the face of the planet?
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Higher Probability Paths - HispanicBusiness.com

Higher Probability Paths
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Before I start today I'd like to nominate my pick for best chart of this week posted by anyone anywhere, and that was the RUT 15min chart that I posted on twitter on Wednesday night.
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TED Blog | 7 fascinating TED Talks on the benefits of gaming

TED Blog | 7 fascinating TED Talks on the benefits of gaming | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
This weekend, hundreds of video games enthusiasts lined up in the cold, waiting 12 hours-plus to be the first to get their hands on Nintendo's new console, the Wii U. And when the game Call of Duty: Black Ops was released ...
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Sugary drinks increase risk of diabetes

Sugary drinks increase risk of diabetes | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
According to a recent article in the Tufts Health Newsletter, "Beverages sweetened with sugar or high-fructose corn syrup can boost your risk of type 2 diabetes—even if the calories don’t make you fat." I wonder why I never heard about Mayor...
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Confidence Intervals for ANOVA & t-tests in 1.3.3

Confidence Intervals for ANOVA & t-tests in 1.3.3 | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
95% confidence intervals have now been added to ANOVA and t-tests. And associated output has right justified numbers to make it easier to read.
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New Health and Medical Informatics Study Results from University of Alabama ... - HispanicBusiness.com

New Health and Medical Informatics Study Results from University of Alabama ...
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Statistical analysis was performed using multiple linear regression, with the significance level set at 0.05.
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NASA - Integrated Resistance and Aerobic Training Study

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null (Ultrasound scan of calf & thigh muscles with remote guidance on "Sprint" experiment.
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Georgia university under fire for dental experiments on dogs

Georgia university under fire for dental experiments on dogs | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
A leading Georgia university is under fire for doing dental experiments on dogs. The Humane Society of the United States is demanding a halt to the government-funded research work.
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10 Current Psychology Studies Every Parent Should Know

10 Current Psychology Studies Every Parent Should Know | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
Whether parents are happier than non-parents, why siblings are so different, the perils of discipline, bedtimes, TV and more...
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5 studies you may have missed - CNN (blog)

5 studies you may have missed - CNN (blog) | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
5 studies you may have missed
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Here's a roundup of five medical studies published recently that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body.
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Why Are There So Many Studies About How Women Change Men, But Few of the Reverse?

Why Are There So Many Studies About How Women Change Men, But Few of the Reverse? | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
The December issue of the Atlantic features a grand roundup of studies on “How Women Change Men.” The results presented will probably not explode your brain with wonder.
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In All Probability: Climate Change and the Risk of More Storms Like Sandy

In All Probability: Climate Change and the Risk of More Storms Like Sandy | AP Statistics | Scoop.it
By modeling climate change's local effects, we may finally be able to grasp what it means.
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